Kuwait peace talks

Yemen’s Houthis Seize Military Base, Endangering Peace Talks

CAIRO, May 1  – Yemen’s Houthi movement and its armed allies seized a military base north of the capital Sanaa on Sunday, dealing a setback to a shaky ceasefire and peace talks in Kuwait aimed at ending a year-long war. Unlike most of Yemen’s soldiers, those at the Umaliqa base had refused to take sides

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Yemeni, UAE Troops Seize Qaeda-Held Seaport City

By Mohammed Mukhashaf and Mohammed Ghobari ADEN/KUWAIT, April 25 – Yemeni and Emirati soldiers seized Yemen’s seaport of Mukalla from al Qaeda fighters on Sunday, depriving the group of the seaport that enabled it to amass a fortune amid the country’s civil war. Around 2,000 Yemeni and Emirati troops advanced into Mukalla, local officials and residents

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